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Elsberry Bridge

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Photo taken by James Baughn

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Lost Creek on MO 79 at Elsberry
Location
Elsberry, Lincoln County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1938; Replaced 2013
Builder
- M.E. Gillioz of Monett, Missouri (Contractor)
Design
Riveted, 6-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 114.8 ft.
Total length: 115.1 ft.
Deck width: 23.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.16258, -90.77918   (decimal degrees)
39°09'45" N, 90°46'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/691874/4337167 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elsberry
Land survey
T. 51 N., R. 2 E., Sec. 28
Inventory numbers
MoDOT K-334 (Missouri Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
MONBI 5773 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 21908 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2012)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 18.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
2,306

Update Log 

  • May 13, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Updated status per forum comment
  • April 24, 2010: New Street View added by James Baughn
  • January 18, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge is now doomed.
  • June 6, 2005: Posted new photos

Comments 

Elsberry Bridge
Posted May 13, 2014, by Breck (reutherb [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This one was replaced in 2013